Bill Status of HB5663 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CHILD PROTECTIVE INVESTIGATORS
Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Peace Officer and Probation Officer Firearm Training Act. Expands the definition of "peace officer" to include any child protective investigator of a Child Protective Services Unit assigned to perform the duties and responsibilities provided under the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Requires a child protective investigator to complete a Crisis Intervention Team training program conducted by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board before becoming a peace officer. Amends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Requires all personnel of the Department of Children and Family Services to adhere to specified Department procedures when conducting a child abuse or neglect investigation. Requires the Department to adopt policies on self-defense training for Department personnel. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Creates the offense of criminal threatening. Makes changes to provisions on stalking and aggravated stalking offenses. Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. In provisions concerning stalking offenses, makes changes to the definitions of "course of conduct", "contact", and "stalking".